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Superhero Keyboard Skins

Superheros and their nemeses covering the keys of my MacBook? <i>Yahtzee!</i> I mean, <i>Shazam!</i> Never before did I realize how boring and uninspired a …

Scientists Catch A Black Hole Munching On A Giant Planet

<i>Scientists observing a distant galaxy catch a black hole in the middle of destroying a planet larger than Jupiter.</i><p>Like virtually every other galaxy in the universe, the Galaxy NGC 4845 has a central black hole. For the past few decades, though, that black hole has lain dormant, without giving much …

Game Golf will track statistical data for you

<b>By John Strege</b><p>Statistical data conceivably could help anyone improve their golf, but taking the time and trouble to gather it is problematic. Until now.<p>A software engineer from Ireland, John McGuire, CEO of Active Mind Technology, has developed a system by which the data is collected for you.<p>Game …

Beamer Is Better Than Mountain Lion At AirPlay Video… On Any Mac!

Without a doubt, my favorite Mountain Lion feature is AirPlay Mirroring, which allows me to easily mirror whatever is happening on my Mac to my Apple TV. My girlfriend and I use it pretty much all the time to watch movies at night — I digitized our vast DVD collection long ago to save space. It’s …

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Dog Biscuits: Make Your Own With Bake-A-Bone

Dog lovers can go a little bit crazy when it comes to their canine family members. That is not necessarily a bad thing when it comes to making sure …

DevTools Extensions For Web App Developers

The past year has seen many leaps made to improve developer productivity through better tooling. We're paying increasing attention to our workflow …

Golf Tips: chip off an upslope

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Why Introverts Have All the Fun

If you've ever read or heard author Susan Cain talk about the power of introverts, you already know that they can be misunderstood. Being introverted …

How to play Par 3s

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Meet Forecast, The Web App That Has Web App Developers Drooling

Anyone remember the last time I said “Wow! Look at how pretty this web app is!”? Because I don’t.<p>At least, not before this morning when I saw Forecast.<p>Warning before anyone is like “WTF? Why is TechCrunch writing about a weather app? UNSUBSCRIIIIIBE”: Yeah, Forecast is a weather app. But it’s a …